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Case study: attempted theft of rhino horn at Norwich Castle

These articles from BBC News and the Eastern Daily Press discuss the attempted theft of a rhino horn from a rhino head, foiled by museum staff at Norwich Castle, Norfolk Museum and Archaeology Service. The attempted theft occurred during open hours on 20 February 2012.

This case study is relevant to Accreditation requirement 2.8 Expert assessment of security arrangements: ‘The museum must obtain expert security advice for stored and exhibited collections at least every five years, and earlier if needed. It must plan to act on the advice over time.’

Clicking the links on this page will open these resources to view on the BBC News and Eastern Daily Press websites.

Date created: 2012

Author: BBC News, Eastern Daily Press

Publisher: BBC News, Eastern Daily Press